PULASKI Co., Va. (WDBJ7) The adore of beast trucks runs low for one Moneta family.
It’s good to be behind during Motor Mile Speedway for David Rife.
David Rife said, “I’ve been to this lane as a child examination races.”
He dreamed of pushing beast trucks, and eventually done that a reality.
“It’s only a good feeling where you’re doing something that we sat in a stands and watched as a kid,” he said.
About 4 years ago, though, he was forced to take a break.
“But a devise was a whole time to get behind in it,” he said.
His son picked adult where his father left off. Eight year aged Tucker Rife already has his sights set over his mini beast truck.
Tucker Rife, Mini Monster Truck Driver, said, “Well, we wish to buy a large beast truck.”
He’s already creation a large lorry circuit. He and his father have left as distant as western Nebraska and northern Minnesota for shows.
David Rife said, “Just saying him light adult when he has all a people around, it only creates all worthwhile.”
David says his son’s hobby is training responsibility, though it’s what Tucker’s training along a approach that’s so critical to this dad.
“But in a final 3 years, you’ve seen him go from a shaken immature child in front of a throng to now we wish to be adult front of a crowd,” pronounced David Rife. “I wish to speak in front of people, so it’s only a universe of difference. You see him opening up.”
Soon, Tucker will be pushing this half-scale beast truck.
David Rife said, “[I] wish to inspire what he loves, and as prolonged as he keeps with it ,we’ll keep doing it.”
“I’m going to be improved than him,” pronounced Tucker Rife. “I’m going to buy dual trucks.”
Tucker and his father have about 25 shows set adult opposite a nation via a summer and fall.